Tourism award for Whitby museum

Capt. Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Whitby’s Captain Cook Memorial Museum has won gold in Visit England’s Awards for Excellence Competition 2013. The Museum won gold in the Small Visitor Attraction section against competition from all over the country.**

Sophie Forgan, Chairman of the Museum's Trustees said: ‘After last year’s White Rose Awards we could say we were ‘One of Yorkshire’s Best’. Now we can say we are ‘One of Britain’s Best’!